Who doesn't like stadiums? The thrill of the crowd, a fresh hot dog, and the spirit of competition combine to make sporting arenas and stadiums the most dynamic of all civic buildings. From retro-inspired football stadiums to green gridirons, these are a handful of the most intriguing new facilities completed in the last 2 years. 

You'll notice a reoccurring name, Populous, throughout. Founded in 1983, the firm has produced some of the most iconic recent stadiums and arenas, including Yankee Stadium, London's Olympic Stadium, and Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Here we put the spotlight on lesser known, freshly constructed Populous designs and put them in context with their competition. 

Fresh Builds: 15 Awesome Stadiums You Need To See